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Posted on: July 12, 2021

July Issue of GP Now Available Online

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The July issue of the city's official newsletter, GP Now, is available to read online.

In the July issue of the city's official newsletter, GP Now, you will find stories, articles, and features about city services, programs, and available careers.

In this issue:

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Posted on: July 27, 2021

Four Openings on Tree Committee

Committees Get Involved

GRANTS PASS – Applications are being accepted for four positions on the City of Grants Pass Urban Tree Advisory Committee due to expiring terms. These are two-year appointments.

The purpose of the UTAC is to review, develop, and implement program...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Art Along The Rogue Accepting Vendors

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GRANTS PASS – The City of Grants Pass Committee on Public Art is accepting applications from vendors to participate in the return of Art Along The Rogue to be held Oct.1-3. The Art Along The Rogue subcommittee will select vendors based upon vari...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: July 26, 2021

Water Report Photo Contest

2020 CCR Cover Photo

GRANTS PASS – The City of Grants Pass Public Works Department is seeking photo entries for the 2021 “Importance of your Water” Photo Contest. All levels of photographers, from amateur hobbyists to local professionals, are enc...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: July 20, 2021

Art Along The Rogue Seeking Artists

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GRANTS PASS – The City of Grants Pass Committee on Public Art is accepting applications from local artists to participate in the return of Art Along The Rogue to be held Oct.1-3. The Art Along The Rogue subcommittee will select several featured ...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Openings on CEDC

Committees Get Involved

GRANTS PASS – Applications are being accepted for two positions on the Collaborative Economic Development Committee (CEDC) due to one expiring term and one resignation. These are three-year appointments.

The CEDC is an advisory committee to the C...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Openings for Housing Advisory Committee

Committees Get Involved

GRANTS PASS – Applications are being accepted for two positions on the City of Grants Pass Housing Advisory Committee (HAC) due to expiring terms. These are three-year appointments.

The HAC explores opportunities to facilitate the provision of ho...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Historic Marathon to be Honored with Marker

City Press Releases Downtown

GRANTS PASS – The historic “Redwood Empire Indian Marathon,” which occurred in 1927, will be honored with an official marker in downtown Grants Pass at the site of the marathon finish line. The marker is scheduled to be dedic...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: July 14, 2021

Openings for Committee on Public Art

Committees Get Involved

GRANTS PASS – Applications are being accepted for two positions on the Committee on Public Art (CoPA). These are three-year appointments.

CoPA works to engage the community and enrich public spaces through the placement of original artwork, creat...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: July 13, 2021

Parklets to Remain Through October

City Press Releases Downtown

GRANTS PASS – Downtown parklets established to assist local restaurants with providing outdoor seating during COVID-19 restrictions, will remain in Grants Pass through the end of October.

A Parklet Addendum to Sidewalk Café Permits est...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: July 13, 2021

Accepting Nominations for Volunteer of the Year Awards

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GRANTS PASS – The City of Grants Pass is accepting nominations from the public for its annual Volunteer Group of the Year Award and individual Volunteer of the Year Award. The deadline to submit nominations is 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 9. The awards w...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: July 1, 2021

City Completing Final Steps for RFP to Rehabilitate Skate Park

City Press Releases Downtown

GRANTS PASS – The City of Grants Pass Parks Division is busy completing the final steps to issue a request for proposals to rehabilitate the city’s Skate Park. The Parks Division has been working for several months to assess the necess...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: June 25, 2021

Potential Caveman Pool Closures

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GRANTS PASS – The City of Grants Pass would like to alert residents to potential intermittent closures of Caveman Pool operations. The Grants Pass YMCA, which operates the pool for the city, continues to struggle to find lifeguards to staff the pool.&...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Artists Wanted For Art Box Project

City Press Releases Downtown

GRANTS PASS – The City of Grants Pass in partnership with Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) seeks artists interested in submitting artwork to be used as part of a community beautification project that will feature local art on utility b...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: June 3, 2021

2021 Citizen Public Safety Academy

City Press Releases Downtown

GRANTS PASS – The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety will be conducting its 30th annual Citizen Public Safety Academy beginning Tuesday, Aug. 24. This 12-week academy is designed to educate the public about the Grants Pass Department of Pub...

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Posted on: April 20, 2021

City Water Backflow Testing Schedule

City Press Releases Get Informed

GRANTS PASS – The City of Grants Pass is reminding city water customers that water backflow testing has begun. Wherever the city’s public water system connects with a private customer system, the city requires a proper backflow prevent...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Fire Season 2021 - Extreme

Fire Season Keep Up to Date Fire Danger Extreme

Triple-digit temperatures recently have increased the wildfire danger in and around the City of Grants Pass. The official fire danger level is now set to Extreme (Red) within the City of Grants Pass as well as Jackson and Josephine counties.

The primary di...

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Current Wildfire Information Fire Season Updates

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Job Opportunity: Facilities Maintenance Technician

Job Opportunity Apply Online

The City of Grants Pass is looking for a full-time Facilities Maintenance Technician.  Join our team today!

The Facilities Maintenance Technician will be responsible for:

  • Working independently and in collaboration with contractors and teammates
  • Oper...
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Job Opportunity Posting Job Postings
Posted on: July 26, 2021

Job Opportunity: Accounting Technician

Job Opportunity Apply Online

Join the Finance Department as an Accounting Technician!

The Accounting Technician provides customer service both on the phone and in person, receives and posts payments, data entry, new account origination and service request coordination.

The Accounting T...

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Job Opportunity Posting Job Postings
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Job Opportunity: Housing & Neighborhood Specialist

Job Opportunity Apply Online

We are Community.  We are Grants Pass.

Apply today to make a difference in our beautiful community of Grants Pass as a Housing and Neighborhood Specialist!

This position will be responsible for working with the development community, lenders and co...

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Job Opportunity Posting Job Postings
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Job Opportunity: Public Safety Records Specialist

Job Opportunity Apply Online

Our Public Safety Department is seeking a dynamic customer service individual to join the records division! This position provides administrative/clerical support to our Public Safety Department and non-emergency call taking for our citizens.

This...

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Job Opportunity Posting Job Postings
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Job Opportunity: Planning Manager

Job Opportunity Apply Online

The City of Grants Pass seeks a Planning Manager(classification title: Principal Planner) to lead the Planning Division within the Community Development Department. This position will oversee a $1.2M division budget, six staff, and current and long-range ...

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Job Opportunity Posting Job Postings

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Road Construction Notice - Beacon Drive

Road Closures Check Your Route

Starting on Monday, June 21, 2021, construction of the Beacon Drive Waterline will begin and continue through August 2021. The project will start just South of the Madrone St/Beacon Dr intersection and continue North stopping just after the Savag...

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Road Work and Closures

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Street Sweeping Schedule - Week of July 26, 2021

Street Sweeping Schedule Find Your Zone

If your home is in one of these zones, it will be swept this week between the hours of 7:00 am and 6:00 pm, on these days:

  • Thursday, July 29, 2021 - Zone 15

Help us to sweep our street by moving your cars and trashcans off the street from 7:00 am -...

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Street Sweeping Schedule

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

Replacement Water Treatment Plant Site Cleanup Project awarded to Slayden Constructors Inc.

City Press Releases Get Informed

The City of Grants Pass has awarded the Replacement Water Treatment Plant Site Cleanup project to Slayden Constructors Inc.  The project will consist of site clearing and grubbing, erosion and sediment control, removal of existing structures and ...

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Water Treatment Plant Updates